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Stop Clinton and Trump
Recently, the New Hampshire Union Leader ran a front page editorial endorsing the Libertarian ticket of Johnson/Weld. Thank you for the foresight and intelligence to realize this is the only way a ...
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Ken Starr: “I have great confidence" in Art Briles (Video)
Ken Starr: “I have great confidence" in Art Briles (Video) by Texas Tribune Staff Sept. 25, 2016 Ken Starr, former president of Baylor University, pushed back against the notion that the school has...
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Analysis: A Game of Chicken Between Texas, Its Biggest School District
Analysis: A Game of Chicken Between Texas, Its Biggest School District by Ross Ramsey , The Texas Tribune Sept. 26, 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey...
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How to Tackle Your Grocery Bill
How to Tackle Your Grocery Bill By Nathaniel Sillin Food shopping can quickly take over your budget despite your best intentions. Perhaps it's due to impulse purchases, unplanned shopping trips, fo...
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It Doesn't Feel Like Autumn!
Today is the first day of autumn. Remember that as the sun beats down and the temperature remains above 90. As you fight off heat stroke, sunburn, and the blast furnace of hot wind, recall that tod...
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Seniors are the Best
I have decided what I want to do when I become I a senior citizen. I want to be cute, funny, and flirt with young men. It’s funny – I love interacting with senior citizens now. Is that weird? If it...
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Livestream: A Conversation With Susan Combs and Wendy Davis
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  Livestream: A Conversation With Susan Combs and Wendy Davis by Texas Tribune Staff Sept. 24, 2016 We're currently livestreaming The 2016 Texas Tribune Festival's "Is Texas Good for Women?" panel ...
Analysis: Hold or Fold on Trump? Cruz Has 45 Days
by ROSS RAMSEY, The Texas Tribune
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Analysis: Hold or Fold on Trump? Cruz Has 45 Days by Ross Ramsey , The Texas Tribune Sept. 23, 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column, click  her...
KFF/CNN Survey Examines Views of Working-Class White Americans
Sep 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
KFF/CNN Survey Examines Views of Working-Class White Americans Read the News Release
Bush 41 - Backstabber
by GLENN MOLLETTE
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Is Bush 41 a backstabber? The Republican Party has carried his family throughout their entire lives. Now at the age of 92, is this what he has to offer a party that has so elevated he and his sons ...
Hillary or Donald
by JOE DAVID
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
On Tuesday, November 8th, Americans will select a new president to solve the problems that the Obama Administration has created. Eight years of national and international crises, with each one seem...
Analysis: "Smitty," a Texas Lobbyist for the Small Fry, Retiring After 31 Years
by ROSS RAMSEY, The Texas Tribune
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Analysis: "Smitty," a Texas Lobbyist for the Small Fry, Retiring After 31 Years by Ross Ramsey , The Texas Tribune Sept. 21, 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ro...
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SpaceX has already designed the powerful Falcon rocket, which could send a manned Dragon spacecraft towards the Red PlanetSpaceX chief Elon Musk unveiled on Tuesday ambitious plans to establish a "city" on Mars by sending humans on massive spacecraft with cabins, at a cost as low as $100,000 per person. "We need to go from these early exploration missions to actually building a city," he said to an overflow crowd at an expo center with a few thousand seats in the western Mexican city of Guadalajara. Musk showed a futuristic video depicting his concept of an interplanetary transport system based on re-usable rockets, a propellant farm on Mars and 1,000 spaceships on orbit, carrying about 100 people each.


2016-09-27 15:49:56 -0500
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man arrested last month after filming a Portland police precinct from a sports utility vehicle filled with weapons and ammunition is back in jail after authorities say he violated terms of his pretrial release by staring into the garage of a federal worker.
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